Monday, December 29, 2014

Year in Review: Most Revealing Looks of 2014

2014 was undoubtedly the Year of the Nipple, inspiring fashionistas everywhere to dare to bare.  While not everyone was as bold as Rihanna in this completely sheer gown at the CFDA Awards, we saw some very revealing looks hit the red carpet this year!

Khloe Kardashian Covers February 2015 Issue of 'Cosmopolitan UK' Magazine

Khloe Kardashian covers the February 2015 issue of 'Cosmopolitan UK' with a racy spread and revealing interview.  On stands January 2.

Quvenzhané Wallis is the Face of Armani Junior Spring 2015

'Annie' star, Quvenzhané Wallis, returns for her second season as the face of Armani Junior.  In the Spring 2015 ad, the young starlet and budding fashionista is super cute in a striped dress, crossbody bag and stappy sandals.   

Must Have Monday: Nike 'Air Max 1' Metallic Bouclé Sneakers

With its streamlined exterior and cushioned insole, Nike's 'Air Max 1' has become a street style icon. Taking a page from Chanel, this version is made from patent-leather and chic metallic bouclé.  The combination of fabrics makes them ideal for pairing with sporty separates or low-key tailoring.  Check them out here.

Monday, December 22, 2014

Must Have Monday: YAZBUKEY x Causse Gantier Plexiglas Embellished Leather Gloves

The esteemed house of Causse Gantier has teamed with conceptual jeweler YAZBUKEY to create a line of punchy, exquisitely crafted gloves.  This statement pair has colorful Plexiglas® finger appliqués - each one stitched at the knuckles for a flexible fit.  Made from the most supple nappa leather and lined in smooth silk, they are just as comfortable as they are cool.  Check them out here.

Kim Kardashian & Kanye West Star in Balmain Spring/Summer 2015 Campaign

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are the faces of Balmain's Spring/Summer 2015 menswear campaign.  Fashion's first couple turns up the heat in the steamy pics just released today.

Friday, December 19, 2014

Red Carpet Fashion: 'People' Magazine Awards

The first-ever 'People' magazine awards were held last night in Beverly Hills bringing all of our pop culture favorites together for one fabulous night. 

Gwen Stefani showed us why she was deserving of the style icon of the year award in this embellished look by Alexandre Vauthier Couture.  Patent leather Christian Louboutin pumps rounded out her look. 

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Rihanna Signs Deal with PUMA as Creative Director

Rihanna has expanded her resume yet again with a new gig at PUMA as their women's creative director.  The multi-year partnership, which kicks off in January 2015, will allow Rihanna to oversee PUMA's fitness and training line which includes both apparel and shoes.

Style Alert: Nicki Minaj in Stella McCartney on ‘The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon’

Nicki Minaj is busy promoting her new album, 'The Pink Print', and hit up ‘The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon’ on Tuesday in a super sexy look.  She put her cleavage on display in a Stella McCartney Spring 2014 frock with colorful fringe detailing.  She added a pop of color with maroon Alaïa boots.

Dope or Nope? Rita Ora in Viktor & Rolf at Hot 99.5's Jingle Ball

Rita Ora went the festive route at Hot 99.5's Jingle Ball in Washington DC earlier this week.  She hit the red carpet in a Santa-inspired Viktor & Rolf Fall 2014 Couture dress styled with fishnet tights and bow front pumps.

Friday, December 12, 2014

Kid Cudi x Giuseppe Zanotti Capsule Collection

Earlier this year, Kid Cudi revealed that he was collaborating with Giuseppe Zanotti on a capsule collection of men's sneakers for Spring/Summer 2015.  The design is clean and sleek while the shape and texture seem other worldly.

Beyoncé Releases 'Yours & Mine' Short Film

Beyoncé never stops! To commemorate the anniversary of her surprise album, 'Beyoncé', the superstar has released a short film which delves into her deepest thoughts and sheds some light on her personal life.

Red Carpet Fashion: Rihanna's First Annual Diamond Ball

Last night in Beverly Hills, Rihanna hosted her first annual Diamond Ball, a charity event for the Clara Lionel Foundation (named in honor of her grandparents).  Rih switched it up bit for the event, opting for a rose hued strapless gown from Zac Posen's Fall 2014 collection.

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Alexander Wang Debuts Women's Denim Collection

Alexander Wang is delving into denim with a small collection for women consisting of three cuts in three washes.  In an over-saturated market, Wang's denim collection stands out due to innovative fits and custom fabrics (the super provocative ads don't hurt either).

Julia Roberts Stars in Givenchy Spring/Summer 2015 Campaign

Julia Roberts is the face of Givenchy's Spring/Summer 2015 campaign and looks better than ever.  The iconic actress goes androgynous for the black and white ads which were shot by Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott.  The full campaign is set to drop in March.

Monday, December 8, 2014

Must Have Monday: Gucci 'Boule Brit' Bracelet

The holidays are upon us and today's Must Have Monday item would be a perfect gift for that special someone in your life (including yourself).  Gucci's Boule Brit bracelet, with its sterling silver beads, would be super cute worn stacked or alone.  Features an adjustable slide chain closure finished with interlocking G cut out beads.  Check it out here.

Thursday, December 4, 2014

Style Alert: Kate Hudson Spotted at Art Basel in Paper London

Kate Hudson opted for a super fun and flirty version of the classic jumpsuit when she stepped out for the Chrome Hearts Celebrates The Miami Project during Art Basel on Wednesday, December 3.  Kate rocked a blush-colored jumpsuit from Paper London's Spring 2015 collection which featured a loose, draped design with snake-print embroidery for added edge.  A metallic gold clutch completed her look.

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Style Alert: Blake Lively in Abyss by Abby at L’Oreal Paris 2014 Women of Worth Celebration

Blake Lively looked absolutely stunning when she put her baby bump on display at the L’Oreal Paris 2014 Women of Worth Celebration yesterday in NYC.  Blake opted for a backless, form fitting gown from Abyss by Abby.

Dress Like an Angel: Shop Nicholas Kirkwood Boots from 2014 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

The 2014 Victoria's Secret fashion show went down in London yesterday and from what I've seen, the show was bigger than ever.  Although the show features some very elaborate costumes and super sexy lingerie, the accompanying shoes were definite show stoppers.  And now you can actually shop some of them from Nicholas Kirkwood!

Monday, December 1, 2014

Red Carpet Fashion: 2014 British Fashion Awards

The 2014 British Fashion Awards were held tonight in London bringing out a slew of top models, designers and fashionistas alike.

Rihanna gave the ever popular menswear trend a whirl, opting for a Stella McCartney tuxedo jacket dress.  I love Rih, but the over-sized boxy fit of this look has me on the fence.

Solange Knowles Releases Second Capsule Collection With PUMA

After delaying the release of her second capsule collection with PUMA (due to the on-going controversy in Ferguson, Missouri) 'Wild Wonder' is finally here.  For her Fall/Winter 2014-2015 capsule collection, Solange has revamped PUMA's Suede Classic and XT2 sneakers with bold prints and a bright neon color palette.

Must Have Monday: Givenchy 'Marzia' Suede & Leather Sandals

Temps may be dropping, but right now is the perfect time to buy all your coveted Fall items!  These Givenchy 'Marzia' sandals (similar to the pair Kim Kardashian wore on her wedding day) are super cute with their edgy, textured metal heel and mint green leather heel panel.  The best part about them?  They're on sale!  Check them out here

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Shop Her Closet: Rihanna Spotted Wearing McQ by Alexander McQueen, Roots of Fight & Marques' Almeida

Rihanna stepped out in NYC yesterday in a look that combined several different decades.  The fashionista rocked a serious pair of wide leg jeans from newcomer Marques' Almeida, a Roots of Fight T-shirt (reworked into a crop top) and a McQ by Alexander McQueen satin embellished bomber.  She accessorized with a Givenchy baseball cap, Stella McCartney platforms and a Balmain x Aurélie Bidermann bag.  Whew!

Monday, November 24, 2014

Kim Kardashian for 'ELLE UK' January 2015

Kim Kardashian is the face of the 'ELLE UK' confidence issue with not one, not two, but three flawless covers.  Shot by Jean Baptiste Mondino, Kim styles in looks by Balmain, Louis Vuitton, Burberry and Balenciaga.

The Amber Alert News Roundup: Katy Perry to Perform at Super Bowl 49, Pharrell Williams & Cara Delevinge Star in Chanel Film & Nasty Gal Opens Flagship Store


Must Have Monday: BCBG 'Frances' Tuxedo Cape

Today's Must Have Monday Item is sure to add some glam to your upcoming holiday looks!  BCBG's 'Frances' tuxedo cape features arm slits at the front to give the illusion of a cape.  The contrast lapels also lend a bit of shine to this amazing piece.  Get it here.

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Red Carpet Fashion: 2014 American Music Awards

The 2014 American Music Awards were held tonight in LA with some super glam looks from the biggest stars in music and film. 

Fergie displayed her lady lumps in a haute Halston Heritage gown from the Spring 2015 collection styled with Anthony Vacarello x Versus Versace sandals.

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Style Alert: Kim Kardashian Promotes 'Fleur Fatale' in David Koma & Atsuko Kudo

Kim Kardashian is still in Australia promoting her new fragrance, 'Fleur Fatale', and made an appearance earlier today in a look that was surprisingly modest.  Kim donned varying shades of cream and white including a David Koma halter top and Atsuko Kudo latex pencil skirt.  

Nicki Minaj Covers 'Complex' Magazine December 2015

Nicki Minaj covers the December 2014 issue of 'Complex' magazine photographed by Vijat Mohindra.

Style Alert: Rihanna in Altuzarra Spring 2015 at 'It's Not Over' Premiere

Rihanna rocked her version of the power suit at MAC Cosmetics' premiere of the film, 'It’s Not Over' yesterday in LA.  Rih opted for a head-to-toe look from Altuzarra’s Spring 2015 collection including a very lady-like pink gingham skirt suit.  Perfection!

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Style Alert: Rita Ora in Michael Kors Resort 2015

Rita Ora was spotted in England yesterday morning for a guest appearance on BBC Breakfast wearing a tie-dye print Michael Kors Resort 2015 ensemble.  Although I'm not quite feeling the retro feel of this look, she wears it well!

Red Carpet Fashion: 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1' LA Premiere

The LA premiere of 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1' was yesterday and the film's leading ladies did not disappoint on the red carpet!

Jennifer Lawrence was flawless in her tea length Christian Dior Fall 2014 Couture silver jacquard frock.

Style Alert: Kim Kardashian in Atsuko Kudo Latex Dress at Fragrance Launch

After breaking the internet with that now infamous 'Paper' magazine cover, Kim Kardashian flaunted her curves once again at the Australian launch for her latest fragrance, Fleur Fatale.  Kim opted for a body hugging latex dress by Atsuko Kudo with a serious plunging neckline.  Suede Giuseppe Zanotti pumps rounded out her look.

Monday, November 17, 2014

Must Have Monday: Givenchy Biker Layered Coat

Today's must have item is going to cost you, but it's worth every penny!  Get into this wool biker layered coat by Givenchy featuring a high standing collar, off-center zip front fastening, front zipped pockets, ribbed detailing at the shoulders, zipped cuffs and side buckle fastenings.  Whew! 

Get it here.

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Solange Knowles Weds Alan Ferguson in New Orleans

Solange Knowles wed long-time love Alan Ferguson earlier today in New Orleans eschewing a traditional bridal look.  Keeping true to her eclectic style, Solange opted for a backless Stephane Rolland jumpsuit complete with cape.

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Red Carpet Fashion: 18th Annual Hollywood Film Awards

The 18th annual Hollywood Film Awards were held last night in LA and it was definitely a star studded event!  Let's get into some of the fabulous looks of the night.

Jennifer Lopez looked absolutely stunning in a Zuhair Murad figure-hugging dress with sheer black floral embroidered top and white skirt from the Spring 2015 collection.

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Fashion Face-Off: Kourtney Kardashian vs Kim Kardashian in Christian Dior

Kourtney Kardashian celebrated the upcoming arrival of her third child with a small, 'Breakfast at Tiffany's' themed baby shower in Beverly Hills yesterday.  Kourtney opted for something borrowed, wearing a Christian Dior tuxedo dress that Kim wore while pregnant last year.

Style Alert: North West in Custom Balmain Blazer

North West is just a toddler, but she's definitely able to keep up with her famous family.  Last week Kim Kardashian posted three adorable Balmain blazers gifted to the tot and yesterday she was spotted wearing one to Kourtney's baby shower.  How cute!

Style Alert: Kristen Stewart in Chanel at 2014 AFI Fest 'Still Alice' Screening

Kristen Stewart always kills it in Chanel and her look at the 2014 AFI Fest screening of 'Still Alice' was no different.  Kristen’s Spring 2015 graphic print dress featured a sheer yoke and sheer short sleeves, giving the mini an extra dose of edge that fits her sense of style perfectly.  Mule style sandals rounded out her look. 

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Style Alert: Jennifer Lopez in Noon by Noor, Milly & Paule Ka for ‘Late Show With David Letterman’ Appearance

Jennifer Lopez looked stunning as she arrived to the Ed Sullivan Theater for her guest appearance on the ‘Late Show With David Letterman’ yesterday in NYC.  The newly published author opted for a Noon by Noor Spring 2015 tuxedo-style cape over a Milly cut-out crop top and Paule Ka wide-leg trousers.

Dope or Nope? Madonna in Miu Miu at 2014 WSJ. Innovator of the Year Awards

Madonna was on hand for WSJ. Magazine's 2014 Innovator Awards held at the Museum of Modern Art on Wednesday in New York City.  For the event, Madonna chose a rather interesting look from the Miu Miu Spring 2015 collection consisting of a cropped ruffled top and embroidered pencil skirt.

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Lupita Nyong'o Covers 'Glamour' Magazine December 2014

Lupita Nyong'o cover's 'Glamour' magazine's December 2014 issue where she's herald as a twenty-first-century global citizen, and a consummate Woman of the Year.

Style Alert: Beyoncé in Topshop at Topshop Topman New York City Flagship Opening

Beyoncé, who was just named the highest paid woman in music, made a stylish appearance at the Topshop Topman New York City flagship opening dinner at Grand Central Terminal on Tuesday.  For the event, Bey opted for a sexy sequined bodycon dress by Topshop styled with black ankle strap pumps.

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Dope or Nope? Rita Ora in Whistles for Westfield London Christmas Lighting Ceremony

Rita Ora opted for a festive look across the pond at the Westfield London Christmas lighting ceremony yesterday.  The singer wore a patchwork-printed bandeau top and culottes from British retailer Whistles styled with colorful Fendi sandals.

Style Alert: Rihanna Steps Out in Celine Fall 2014

A few months ago I blogged about full-on sweater looks being huge for Fall, and leave it to Rihanna to rock the trend effortlessly.  The singer dined out in NYC last night in a cozy rib knit top and matching pants from Celine's Fall 2014 collection.  Nude Manolo Blahnik pumps and a Louis Vuitton twisted box bag from the ‘Celebrating Monogram’ collection completed her look.

Shop Her Closet: Amber Rose Spotted in Markus Lupfer 'English Rose' Sweatshirt

Amber Rose was spotted at LAX yesterday sporting a casual look including a Markus Lupfer Sweatshirt styled with dark blue jeans and Jordans.

Red Carpet Fashion: 11th Annual CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Awards

Serena William showed off her fit physique in a body hugging  Zac Posen Resort 2015 gown at the 11th Annual CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Awards in NYC last night.  Definitely one of her best looks.  

Look for Less: Jeffrey Campbell 'Pristine' Sock Booties

If you were pining over Chanel's Spring 2014 patent leather sock booties but couldn't afford that $1,300 price tag, you're in luck!  Get into Jeffrey Campbell's 'Pristine' booties, which give you the Chanel look for a fraction of the cost.

Style Alert: Khloe Kardashian in L'agence & Anthony Vaccarello at HPNOTIQ Sparkle Launch

Khloe Kardashian was on hand to celebrate the launch of HPNOTIQ's Sparkle in Beverly Hills on Monday in a look that showed off every curve!  Khloe styled a low-cut L'agence spaghetti strap top with a floor sweeping Anthony Vaccarello skirt.  A pair of nude Givenchy sandals rounded out her look. 

Monday, November 3, 2014

Rihanna for 'ELLE' Magazine December 2014

Rihanna covers the December 2014 issue of 'ELLE' magazine, with an accompanying high fashion spread, available on newsstands November 11.

Must Have Monday: Miu Miu Studded Harness Moto Boots

Today's Must Have Monday item is this chic yet edgy pair of studded moto boots from Miu Miu.  Made of a soft bison leather, these biker boots with buckle detail feature metal studs on the strap and welt on the sole.  Get them here or here.